Health Secretary Therese Coffey in awkward live interview moment as Dr Dre ringtone blares from phone

NEW Health Secretary Dr Therese Coffey is already proving she loves doctors — by making rap legend Dr Dre her ringtone.

The Deputy PM suffered an awkward live interview moment yesterday when hip-hop hit Still Dre began blaring from her phone.

New Health Secretary Dr Therese Coffey suffered an awkward live interview moment when her phone rang with hip-hop hit Still Dre blaring as her ringtone

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New Health Secretary Dr Therese Coffey suffered an awkward live interview moment when her phone rang with hip-hop hit Still Dre blaring as her ringtoneCredit: Rex

She said: “I’ve just realised the alarm is going off on my phone.

“You’re getting a bit of Dr Dre.”

LBC’s Nick Ferrari joked: “Dr Coffey with Dr Dre as the Health Secretary!

“It just gets better and better.”

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During the interview 50-year-old Ms Coffey, who likes a cigar, conceded she is not the perfect role model as Health Secretary but said she will “do my best”.

One of her priorities will be to end bed-blocking in the NHS.

She said: “There are thousands in hospitals who don’t need to be there.”